OTTAWA, Aug. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - On August 15, 2016, The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, will visit Laval and Montreal and participate in the following events:
Immigration detention program and infrastructure announcement (Open to media)
Time: 10:30 a.m. EDT
Laval Immigration Holding Centre
200 Montée St-François
Following his remarks, Minister Goodale will take questions from the media.
Members of the media outside the region can listen to the announcement via teleconference: dial 1-877-413-4814 and enter pass code 8678200.
Media representatives who wish to attend the event must register in advance with the Canada Border Services Agency, and arrive 45 minutes in advance to sign-in at the visitors' entrance and present photo ID and credentials. Photo ID must be visible at all times.
Centre for the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence (Photo op only)
Photo opportunity with Minister Goodale, Denis Coderre, Mayor of Montreal and Mr. Martin Coiteux, Minister of Public Security and Minister responsible for the Montréal region at the Centre for the prevention of radicalization leading to violence
Time: 13:50 p.m. EDT
Centre for the prevention of radicalization leading to violence
800, Boulevard de Maisonneuve Est
6th floor, suite 602
SOURCE Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada
For further information: Scott Bardsley, Office of Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, 613-295-1761; Media Relations: Public Safety Canada, 613-991-0657